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Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reverend Ames writes to his son about the tension between his father-- an ardent pacifist--and his grandfather, whose pistol and bloody shirts, concealed in an army blanket, may be relics from the fight between the abolitionists and those settlers who wanted to vote Kansas into the union as a slave state. And he tells a story of the sacred bonds between fathers and sons, who are tested in his tender and strained relationship with his namesake, 256pp PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2006
Cataloging source
PABRO
Citation location within source
  • January 01, 2006
  • February 05, 2006
Citation source
  • BookPage
  • Pulitzer Prize Winners
  • Adult Notable Books, ALA, Cumulative
  • New York Times Book Review
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
G55 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Children of clergy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grandfathers
  • Clergy
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRDBD05276115
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780312424404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312424404
  • (OCoLC)63063074
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRDBD05276115
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780312424404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312424404
  • (OCoLC)63063074

Library Locations

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      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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